Half of overweight adults are heart healthy, study finds

08/12/2008 | Bloomberg · Google

New study data found about 51% of overweight adults and 31.7% of obese Americans had mostly normal levels of blood pressure, cholesterol, triglycerides and blood sugar. Also, researchers found about 25% of adults at a healthy weight had poor scores on at least two of the measures, putting them at risk for cardiovascular problems.

View Full Article in:

Bloomberg · Google

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Systems Test - V&V Engineer - 14000008LS
Abbott
San Jose, CA
Senior Scientist - Cell Engineering Group
Pfizer
San Francisco, CA
Area Reimbursement Manager (CT, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, VT)
SI-BONE, INC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Medical Director - Physician
Willamette Valley Community Health
Salem, OR
PRINCIPAL ENGINEER - R&D - 14000009CP
Abbott
Chicago, IL